Cover Supervisor – Senior School

Date Posted: Tuesday 08 June 2021

Vacancy Type: Full-time / Term time

Closing date for application: 24/06/2021

Interview date: 05/07/2021

Job Details

Permanent / Full-time / Term time only (35 weeks per year)

Actual Salary £18,878.73 p.a. (£24,336.80 FTE)

Required for September 2021

Our vibrant, welcoming school is seeking a confident, enthusiastic individual, to provide cover supervision across years 7 – 11. The post-holder will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic educational setting where lessons are of a high academic standard.

This is an excellent opportunity to join our committed, dedicated staff who form part of our school community. The ideal candidate will be a reliable individual with excellent interpersonal skills. In order to support the delivery of the curriculum, the successful candidate will possess strong experience of the empathetic management of students, along with exceptional time management skills.

This is a permanent position, offered on a full-time basis, 37.5 hours per week, term time only (35 weeks per year). The working hours will be 8.15am – 4.15pm Monday – Friday with a 30-minute unpaid lunch break each day.

In return we offer:

  • Continued Professional Development (CPD) opportunities
  • An opportunity to join our warm, vibrant and ambitious independent day school set in the heart of St Albans, easily accessible to central and outer London
  • Use of sports facilities, including gym*
  • An extensive benefits package; free lunches, generous pension scheme, free life assurance
  • Competitive salary

* Conditions apply

To apply for this role please complete and return the Job Application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring form and send this by email to our HR Department @ As the school is currently closed to visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic, we therefore ask that if for any reason you are unable to email your application to us and wish to deliver or post a hard copy of your application, please contact our HR team in the first instance to make arrangements to do this in order that we can ensure your application reaches us safely. You may incorporate further details, including your own bespoke CV if you wish, together with any observations on the job description you may have, along with your covering letter.

Closing date for applications is 9am Thursday 24 June 2021

Interviews to be held on Monday 5 July 2021

The High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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